Amanda received her undergraduate degree from University of South Carolina and graduated from the University of Montana in Missoula with a Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology. She is a licensed and certified speech language pathologist, who holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence through the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Amanda’s experience includes working with a wide variety of clients in public school, medical, in home, and private settings. She has a special interest in speech sounds disorders (i.e. articulation, phonology, childhood apraxia of speech), oral myofunctional disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), and developmental language disorders. Amanda has had the opportunity to work professionally with clients of all ages with developmental delays, feeding/oral motor disorders, Down Syndrome, Autism, acquired and developmental apraxia of speech, fluency disorders, traumatic brain injury, and speech sound disorders. She enjoys working with individuals of all ages and their families and strives to create a trusting relationship between her clients and clients’ families.
Amanda has been vacationing to Montana since she was 5 years old visiting family in Miles City, Montana and has lived in Montana for 4 years. She enjoys hiking, backpacking, and cross-country skiing with her family and dogs.